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All reviews scones eggs royale tapas cake paninis soup watching the boats rocky road flat white coffee great little cafe perfect lunch youngest son visiting st ives thank you for a lovely served promptly excellent coffee outside seating
Well after many years as customers of The River Terrace Cafe I am afraid to say that we were extremely disappointed with the service and food quality. The tea was cold and we had to ask twice for hot water.
Why can’t they serve tea...More
Went to enquire about tapas and the coffee smelt so delicious we stayed. Talked until lunchtime when eggs royale and Florentine did not disappoint. Busy but no hassle for our table and everyone around looked happy with their orders. Booking for tapas next month. Looking...More
We called in here as we had tea and cake in the summer and it was beautiful. However today we dropped in at lunchtime they were quite busy.After trying to navigate the very light text which was the menu, my wife had to go and...More
Date of visit: January 2020
Thank Allan B
Tazzle27, Owner at River Terrace Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
We would like to start by saying that we normally do not respond to reviews, as we believe everyone is entitled to their opinion. On this occasion, however, we feel we need to address a few of your claims which are entirely unfounded....More
Nice enough cage on the river in the market town of St Ives. Sounds lovely until you realise that St Ives in Cambridgeshire isn't like the Cornwall version.
We called in for a hot chocolate (£3.95!) and a slice of cake. It was ok although...More
Maybe the barista was having a bad day but I didn’t like hearing his complaining about staff and customers while we waited to be seated. He was still mumbling to himself when we left 45mins later. He sort of set a vibe for our whole...More
A superb evening of tapas for me and my party of 11 dinner guests at the River Terrace Café - great service, relaxed ambience, great food and value for money, and a good time had by all. It's great to have a place like this...More
An unexpected visit to an establishment we have only had coffee in before. Now serving tapas on Fridays and Saturdays. Very warm welcome from the staff, fitted us in without a booking. Food arrived promptly and was very tasty and excellent value for money. Highly...More
We were very disappointed with our lunchtime visit to this riverside cafe. We ordered soup. We were given the choice of bread or a cheese scone to accompany it. My wife chose the scone and I chose the bread. After 25 minutes the soup had...More